Course Enrollment


Summer Academy course enrollment: May 1 – August 1, 2019

Once you have completed all the steps to register for the Summer Academy and have been emailed your Gold and Blue UCSC login credentials, please see below for next steps on course enrollment. Students take two courses for a total of 7 credits. If you are in the Summer Academy, you cannot take classes in Summer Session 1.

Course #1 (required)

Navigating the Research University (STEV 26)
Click here to review last year's syllabi for a course description and workload expectations.

Credits: 2

To enroll in this course, login to my.ucsc.edu and click "Enrollment". Next, click "Class Search" from the list on the left hand side of the page. In your class search subject include "Stevenson College". Scroll all the way to the bottom and click "Search". There are several sections of STEV 26 - pick the one that works best for your schedule.

Click here for instructions on how to navigate your MyUCSC portal. 

Course #2
A course of your choice offered during session 2. Choose from the list your major academic advisers put together for you! 
Credits: 5
To enroll in the course of your choice, login to my.ucsc.edu and click "Enrollment". Next, click "Class Search" from the list on the left hand side of the page. In the class search subject, you can search by department. 

Click here for instructions on how to navigate your MyUCSC portal.

Take an intro class to get a feel for a discipline, tackle a prerequisite for fall, take advantage of smaller class sizes and complete a General Education requirement, pursue an area of study you are passionate about. Start your degree, GPA, and the path to graduation strong!

Guidance on selecting courses:

Important reminder: The Summer Academy takes place during Session 2 of the summer quarter. Please select course(s) offered during Session 2.
  • Check the Course Highlights for a list of suggested courses for incoming frosh from the Academic Advising community.
  • Explore summer courses on class search, select the ‘Summer Quarter’ term and ‘Summer Session 2 (5 Weeks).
  • Get started with the Frosh Advising Guide from Undergraduate Advising.
  • Interested in getting a General Education Requirement met? Read up on UCSC’s GE Requirements.
  • Math courses require placement at the appropriate level; more information about math placement can be found here
AP and IBH:
The university grants credit for College Board Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations on which a student scores 3, 4, or 5 and for International Baccalaureate Higher Level (IBH) Examinations on which a student scores 5, 6, or 7. For more information, please see the admissions AP and IBH table.

Here are the UCSC articulations with AP scores:  
  • AP CALC AB: Score 3:  Applied Mathematics and Statistics 3 and Mathematics 3. 
  • AP CALC AB: Score 4,5:  Applied Mathematics and Statistics 3, Mathematics 3, Mathematics 11A, and Mathematics 19A 
  • AP CALC BC: Score 3:  Applied Mathematics and Statistics 3, Mathematics 3, Mathematics 11A, and Mathematics 19A
  • AP CALC BC: Score 4,5:  Applied Mathematics and Statistics 3, Mathematics 3, Mathematics 11A and 11B, and Mathematics 19A and 19B
Questions about how to enroll in courses? Contact summeracademy@ucsc.edu

Questions about which course to take? Contact your major adviser.